Synonyms of 'suppression'
1 eliminationDictionary, crushing, crackdown
They were imprisoned after the suppression of pro-democracy protests.
2 inhibitionDictionary, blocking, checking
suppression of the immune system
3 concealmentDictionary, covering, hiding
A mother's suppression of her own feelings can cause problems.
Everybody knows there is no fineness or accuracy of suppression: if you hold down one thing, you hold down the adjoining– The Adventures of Augie March]
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Her merrymaking was only a camouflage to disguise her grief.
Concealment is the state of being hidden or the act of hiding something.
The criminals vainly sought concealment from the searchlight.
Thesaurus for suppression from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act or process of suppressing or the condition of being suppressed